Osiris

Osiris

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“Nobody leaves Osiris. Osiris is a lost city. She has lost the world and world has lost her . . .

Rising high above the frigid waters, the ocean city of Osiris has been cut off from the land since the Great Storm fifty years ago. Most believe that Osiris is the last city on Earth, while others cling to the idea that life still survives somewhere beyond the merciless seas. But for all its inhabitants, Citizens and refugees alike, Osiris is the entire world–and it… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)


A.V. Club : Osiris (August 27, 2012)

The problem is that Osiris doesn’t balance a satisfying plot that can wrap up in one volume with the overall arc, which puts an increasing amount of pressure on the subsequent books to provide an eventual payoff

In the end it’s that choice, perhaps, more than anything else in this nuanced, intriguing, occasionally frustrating book, that makes me think Night Shade have found another worthy writer, and that has me cautiously anticipating Swift’s next outing.

Part Waterworld, part 1984, E.J. Swift offers a new dialogue in Night Shade's conversation on climate change that began with Paolo Baciagalupi's The Windup Girl.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Night Shade Books (June 05, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 736 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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